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Step into a realm where time stands still and where wild wilderness thrives. Imagine yourself engaged in the Kenya Masai Mara safari, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes and wonderful wildlife. Magical, right? Our Masai Mara safari packages are crafted to ensure a beautiful and thrilling journey, providing you with the opportunity to witness the incredible wildlife in their natural habitat. As you explore the vast savannah, be prepared for encounters with majestic lions, graceful giraffes, and elusive leopards. For those looking for customised itineraries, check out our Masai Mara tour packages, planned to cater to all preferences and offer a range of experiences, from game drives to guided walks.
Get ready for an expedition filled with awe-inspiring moments and memories to last a lifetime.
Reaching Maasai Mara and first game drive
Welcome to Kenya! After you arrive at the Nairobi International Airport, our representative will pick you up and take you to the Masai Mara National Reserve. The drive to the Masai Mara will take around 6 hours. On reaching, you will settle down at the camp and have a filling meal. Post lunch, you will leave for your first game drive. You will spend the whole afternoon witnessing the rich flora and fauna around you. The opulent wildlife sightings will surely strike a chord in your heart. After a beautiful sunset, you will depart for the camp. At the camp, you will have your dinner and take a good night's rest.
Stay: Sentrim Camp, Masai Mara
Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Maasai Mara safaris
From days 2 to 3, you will do morning and afternoon game drives.
Entering the Masai Mara is like stepping into a wildlife wonderland! This legendary national reserve in Kenya is a total safari hotspot. Its vast grasslands are dotted with lions, zebras, wildebeests, elephants, leopards, cheetahs, and many more. It is also referred to as the "Mecca of Wildlife". It's an adventure-packed destination where you will witness jaw-dropping wildlife action.
You will rise early and start for the morning game drive to enjoy the breathtaking views of the green savannas shining brightly in the early hours of the day. Then, you will come back to the camp and have a delicious breakfast. You can also take a power nap after that. By 3, you will leave for the afternoon safari, where you will spend the evening to get maximum wildlife sightings.
You will come back to the camp by 7. Then you can spend a lovely evening listening to some Masai tales. Dinner and overnight at camp.
1. Balloon safari in the morning - It is a 45-minute hot air balloon ride followed by champagne bush breakfast. Cost is $450 per person
2. Maasai village visit - Visit a local Maasai village and learn about their culture, shake a leg with them, buy some unique handcrafted souvenirs. Cost is $30 per person
3. Sundowner - Enjoy a 45-minute African sunset experience under a tree with cocktails and snacks. Cost is $45 per person
Stay: Sentrim Camp, Masai Mara
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Departure to Nairobi
On day 4, after a hearty breakfast, our representative will transfer you to the Nairobi International Airport, from where you will take your flight back home.
In the past few days, you've had some surreal experiences in the African savannas. We know it wouldn't be easy leaving the company of the African big five, cheetahs, wildebeest, zebras, etc., but the moments you spent with them will always be with you and will be something you will never forget.
Located in the Great Rift Valley in the southwest part of Kenya, Masai Mara National Reserve is the flagship wildlife park of Kenya. Known as the mother of all wildlife parks, Masai Mara is an ideal place for you to see the African big five, namely the elephant, rhino, lion, leopard, and buffalo, in all their glory! Being a mecca of wildlife, you will also get to spot other animals like wildebeest, gazelle, zebra, antelope, giraffe, ostrich, hyena, cheetah, and many more. Dominated by grassland savannah, pockets of riparian forest, rocky hills, and acacia woodland intersperse the plains of the National Reserve. It is world-famous for the annual wildebeest migration, in which 2.5 million wildebeests, gazelles, and zebras follow the rains searching for new grass. This Mecca of wildlife is also known for ‘Big Cat Diaries,' the popular series on BBC. With around 500+ bird species, the Kenya Masai Mara Safari is a great chance to spot bird species like the Kori Bustard, Rufous-bellied Heron, Sooty Chat, and many more. Our Masai Mara safari packages will give you a chance to experience breathtaking safaris and incredible wildlife sightings!
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Sentrim Mara Camp is located in the Maasai Mara Game Reserve, 3 km from Sekenani gate. The entire camp is spread out over 100 acres of tranquil surroundings. The main guest area consists of the Reception, Lounge, Restaurant, Bar, Fire Place, Pool Bar, beauty spa and Swimming Pool. The lodge has a total of 64 en-suite standard, superior tents as well as family houses (Concrete). All rooms are equipped with Private hot shower, In-room safe deposit box, solar power and coffee making facilities.
Masai Mara Safari Packages by Wild Voyager promises a memorable journey into the heart of Africa's wildlife wonderland. With its diverse ecosystem and abundant wildlife, the Masai Mara offers a truly amazing experience for nature enthusiasts, photographers, and wildlife lovers. The Kenya Masai Mara National Park is among the top 10 safari destinations in East Africa that travelers should not miss.
As the sun paints the horizon with hues of gold, the Masai Mara comes alive with wildlife that includes the iconic Big Five – lions, elephants, buffalos, leopards, and rhinos. The Mara’s rich biodiversity extends beyond the famous quintet, offering a closeup experience of zebras, giraffes, wildebeests, and an array of vibrant bird species.
Experience the thrill of tracking elusive predators, witness the elegance of giraffes silhouetted against the setting sun, and the spectacle of the Great Migration. With our expert guides leading the way, every moment of your Kenya Masai Mara safari with Wild Voyager’s packages is a curated experience, blending adventure with comfort to ensure your safari is as enjoyable as it is awe-inspiring.
The Masai Mara, known for its diverse wildlife, is home to the majestic Big Five: Lions, African Elephants, Rhinoceros, Cape Buffalo, and Leopards. The Big Five refers to the iconic and majestic wildlife that graces the savannahs and woodlands of this awe-inspiring Kenya destination. These animals earned their name because they were fierce and difficult to hunt in the African desert.
Lion: In Kenya witnessing the majestic lions of Masai Mara in their natural habitat is a truly amazing experience that you will for sure get with our safari packages. Observing their regal demeanor and intricate social dynamics is a highlight of our safari. Because it is the largest and fiercest predator on earth, the lion is often referred to as the king of the jungle. The lion's natural prey is among Zebras, impalas, giraffes, and other herbivores, particularly wildebeest. Lions are typically peaceful animals that do not typically look scared by close proximity to people, despite the fact that they have been known to attack humans.
African Elephant: The largest land animal in the world. One of the greatest populations of elephants in Africa may be found in the Masai Mara. Elephants may be quite dangerous and have been known to charge at vehicles, people, and other animals when they feel threatened, despite the fact that many people refer to them as gentle giants.
Rhinoceros: The rhinoceros is an endangered species. Even catching a distant glimpse of one will be a treat for your Masai Mara Safari. The black and white rhinos are two different species of rhinoceros. The name "white rhino" comes from the Dutch word "weid," which means wide, rather than the color of the animal, which is actually more of a yellowish grey. This refers to the animal's large, open mouth. They can graze due to their large lips and square jaw. The black rhino, on the other hand, has a mouth that is more pointed, allowing it to consume leaves from nearby bushes and trees. Compared to black rhinos, white rhinos are both larger and more common.
Cape Buffalo: Among the Big Five, the buffalo might be the one that poses the greatest threat to people in Masai Mara. Buffalos are known to charge at astonishing speeds when threatened because they are very territorial and protective. The buffalo are typically found in big herds and in groups. They spend most of their time grazing in floodplains and savannas. The dominant bulls will typically take an aggressive, watchful stance when approached, while the other adults will surround the calves to protect them. The wildness of the Masai Mara is evident while spotting a herd on the savannah.
Leopards: Leopards are very rarely seen in packs like lions are. Since they mostly hunt at night, they are the most mysterious of the big five. The Masai Mara gives a greater opportunity to see leopards than other reserves. You must keep a close eye out for these animals during the daytime as they are typically hidden under a tree or in the underbrush. The thrill of encountering these secretive and agile cats in their natural habitat is a highlight of any Masai Mara safari.
For a wonderful experience in Kenya, experience our Masai Mara Safari Packages, where you can witness these incredible creatures in their natural habitat.
Go on a beautiful journey of avian discovery amidst the vast landscapes of the Masai Mara, where birdwatching becomes a serene and exhilarating experience. The diverse ecosystems of Mara’s wildlife wonderland host a spectacular array of bird species, making it a perfect destination for bird enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.
The sky and landscapes are filled with avian delights due to the country's more than 450 bird species, which include colorful flamingos, majestic eagles, and acrobatic starlings. A raptor group with 60 different bird species is particularly abundant. The majority of visitors who have taken a birding safari journey to Masai Mara are very interested in the uniqueness of the species they have seen there.
To enhance your Masai Mara’s birdwatching experience, book our guided tours led by knowledgeable experts. Our seasoned guides can identify and provide insights into the behaviors and habits of the avian inhabitants, transforming your birdwatching adventure into an educational and immersive exploration.
Beyond the well-known, the Masai Mara offers exclusive sightings of endemic and migratory bird species. Keep an eye out for the Lilac-breasted Roller with its vibrant plumage or the elusive Secretary Bird striding purposefully through the grass. Every birdwatching tour will give you the chance to encounter species that are unique to this captivating region.
So, whether you're a seasoned birder or a casual observer, the Masai Mara's birdwatching opportunities are bound to leave you amazed. As you traverse the diverse landscapes, each turn of the trail may reveal a new feathered friend, ensuring that your safari experience is not only about the iconic mammals but also about the incredible avian life that calls the Masai Mara home.
In Kenya, the Masai Mara stands out among safari destinations, providing an abundance of distinctive wildlife experiences. Every safari adventure in the Masai Mara offers a unique and extraordinary tapestry of Kenya’s wildlife. Beyond the famous Big Five, this amazing ecosystem unfolds a diversity of distinctive encounters. Witness the stunning Great Migration as millions of wildebeests and zebras cross the Mara River. Additionally, experience the close encounters with cheetahs and giraffes, each moment showing the wild beauty of nature that awaits in our outstanding Masai Mara Safari Packages.
Timing is everything when planning. Although every season in Mara offers diverse experiences, the best time to visit Masai Mara is from July through October to see the Great Migration. The dry season (June to October) presents an outstanding opportunity for predator sightings. However, the wet season, which lasts from November to May, is when the lush green scenery and birds are at their most abundant.
Eventually, to visit Masai Mara, the best time depends on personal preferences and specific wildlife interests. Whether you're drawn to the Great Migration's spectacle, the tranquilly of the low season, or the vibrant birdlife during the wet season, the Masai Mara promises a captivating safari experience year-round. Wild Voyager's expertly guided tours make sure that every season of Masai Mara unfolds its magic, creating memories that will stay long after your journey into this African paradise.
Here is a basic packing list for your Kenya Masai Mara Safari packages:
Remember, it's important to consult a healthcare professional before going on a trip to make sure you have all the necessary medications and vaccinations for your Kenya Masai Mara safari adventure.
A few general photography tips for Masai Mara are mentioned below:
Golden Hours: Capture Mara's beauty during the golden hours of sunrise and sunset.
Patience is Key: Wildlife photography requires patience; wait for the perfect moment to capture natural behaviors.
Respect Wildlife: Always maintain a safe distance and avoid disturbing the animals for the sake of a photograph.
In a nutshell, your Kenya Masai Mara safari promises to be an educational experience filled with stunning scenery and mind-blowing wildlife encounters. This Kenyan beauty, the Masai Mara, is likely to leave a mark on your soul, whether you're fascinated by the Big Five, the avian wonders, or the special Masai experiences the Mara has to offer. Discover the various lodging alternatives and Masai Mara packages during the best periods to make lifelong memories. Book your Masai Mara Safari Packages with Wild Voyager immediately to start your once-in-a-lifetime experience!
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